Explore true winter wonderland around Trakai while sledding snowy forest trails and frozen lakes, but not forgetting the castle of course! Kicksledge is a fun and active way to keep you warm in the winter and see the hidden places off the beaten track. Our knowledgeable guides will instruct you to use the equipment and lead you all the way, providing information about the surrounding nature and history and showing you around the remote trails. At the end of the tour you will be rewarded with cup of hot tea and local pie to round up your impressions.
- Forest and frozen lake trails in surroundings of Trakai
- Trakai Island Castle
- Hot tea and traditional pie after the tour
December - March
IMPORTANT: This tour is a subject to change in case of bad weather conditions. If there’s a lack of snow/ice on the trails, you can cancel your booking or we can offer you regular hike or sightseeing tour as an alternative.
€40,00 per person / €25,00 per person for kids up to 12 years old
Min. 4 persons/€160,00 for private tour (€40,00 per person, max. 8 pax)
This is a small group regular tour.
Starts at 11:00 daily from 2017.12.01 to 2018.03.15 (advance booking required). Duration approx. 5h incl. transfers.
Min. 2 person - Max. 8 persons.
Other times available on request.
Hotel pick up in Vilniua
- Professional guide.
- Rental of kicksledge.
- Hotel pick up/drop off and transport from/to Vilnius.
- Tea/coffee and traditional pie.
- Photos of the tour made by guide will be sent afterwards.
More about the tour:
It takes just a short ride from Vilnius until you reach calm and natural winter wonderland in Trakai. Enjoy the sledding through forests and frozen lakes, exploring remote hilly landscapes of Trakai National Park. Using kickledge for exploring snowy surroundings is fun and easy even for beginners. You will get short instructions before starting the tour and the guide will lead you through local paths on the safe routes. But adventure is still there and maybe you will get lucky enough to see some wild animals like deers or rabbits? Of course medieval Island Castle of Trakai can’t be missed too! With our experienced guides you will get to know the history and some legends from the 15th century. Last but not least you will learn about unique local Karaim community and try their famous pie, which shall never disappoints while having a break with hot tea or coffee. This is our cozy winter adventure, best enjoyed when wearing warm gloves :)